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resignation
used in Treasure Island

3 uses
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1  —1 use as in:
submitted her resignation
Definition
to quit — especially a job or position; or a document expressing such an act
  • ...it shall be kept secret even from me and Mr. Arrow. Otherwise I would ask you to let me resign.
    Chapter 9 — Powder and Arms (56% in)
resign = quit (from his job)
There are no more uses of "resignation" flagged with this meaning in Treasure Island.

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?  —2 uses
exact meaning not specified
  • And now I resign, by thunder!
    Chapter 29 — The Black Spot Again (80% in)
  • And I ask you to take certain precautions or let me resign my berth.
    Chapter 9 — Powder and Arms (64% in)

There are no more uses of "resignation" in Treasure Island.

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